A blog about reading and writing by a reader and writer. There will also be some thinking.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008
NSW Premier's Literary Awards: The Lost Dog gets (some of) its deserts
Michelle de Kretser's The Lost Dog has won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction and the Book of the Year Award in the 2008 NSW Premier's Literary Awards. I'm hoping this will be just the first of many. Previous raves about this book are here and here. Thanks to Ampersand Duck for this news.